bile acid

noun

Definition of bile acid

  1. :  any of several steroid acids (such as cholic acid) of or derived from bile

First Known Use of bile acid

circa 1881


Medical Dictionary

bile acid

noun

Medical Definition of bile acid

  1. :  any of several steroid acids (as cholic acid) that occur in bile usually in the form of sodium salts conjugated with glycine or taurine


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